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A common example of Newton's Third Law of Motion is found in swimming. As force is exerted against the water with the movement of an arm or leg, it creates an equal, opposite reaction against the swimmer by the water pro... More »

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Newton’s Third Law of Motion states that for any action, there is an equal and opposite reaction. In terms of force, the Third Law of Motion states that for every force, there is a reaction force that is equal in size an... More »

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A primary example that demonstrates Newton's third law of motion is a flying airplane, where two pairs of action-reaction forces influence its flight. Other examples include a jumping child, bouncing ball and a falling f... More »

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Newton’s Third Law of Motion states that for any action, there is an equal and opposite reaction. In terms of force, the Third Law of Motion states that for every force, there is a reaction force that is equal in size an... More »

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Riding a bike is an example of Newton's third law of motion because the force needed to pedal a bike forward, which is the force that the tire exerts on the ground, is equal to the force of the ground pushing against the... More »

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Some examples of Newton's Third Law are a person pushing against a wall, fish swimming in water, birds flying in the air and the automobile´s propulsion. Newton's Third Law explains the interaction between objects and st... More »

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Newton's Third Law of Motion is that all forces operate in equal pairs that move in opposite directions. This is often summarized as "for every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction." More »

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